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Fort Macleod prepares for busy weekend

Posted on 12 June 2018 by staff | Comments (0)

One of the busiest weekends of the year is approaching in Fort Macleod. Antiques, vintage automobiles, an 83-kilometre bike ride and a five-kilometre fund-raising walk take place the weekend of June 15-16. And if things aren’t busy enough for some people, the Class of 2018 at F.P. Walshe school will hold its cap and gown…Continue Reading

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F.P. Walshe Flyers win provincial rugby bronze

Posted on 12 June 2018 by Contributor | Comments (0)

ANDREW WALMSLEY – GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR On Friday and Saturday the F.P. Walshe Flyers travelled to Calgary to participate in the…Continue Reading

Play is important to children’s developing brains

Posted on 12 June 2018 by Editor | Comments (0)

Unstructured play is vital to the development of a healthy child, a Fort Macleod audience heard last week. Dr. Robbin…Continue Reading


Southwest United claims consolation title

Posted on 12 June 2018 by Michael McTighe | Comments (0)

Southwest United claimed the consolation title at the weekend high school boys rugby provincial tournament at Calgary. United was ranked…Continue Reading

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Community Futures to visit Macleod businesses

Posted on 12 June 2018 by staff | Comments (0)

f Community Futures Alberta Southwest, in cooperation with the Fort Macleod Chamber of Commerce, has initiated a business visitation project.…Continue Reading


Empress theatre camps rev up kids’ creativity

Posted on 06 June 2018 by staff | Comments (0)

Every kid needs a creative outlet. Let your kids’ creativity loose at one of the day camps offered at the…Continue Reading


Antique sale and show adds art; changes days

Posted on 06 June 2018 by Contributor | Comments (0)

ASHLEY NELSON, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR The Fort Macleod and District Chamber of Commerce’s 17th annual Antiques and Art Show and Sale…Continue Reading


Virtual school provides students with options

Posted on 06 June 2018 by robvogt | Comments (0)

Livingstone Range School Division is continuously looking for ways to bring education to rural areas, and one of its recent…Continue Reading

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Flyers earn trip to provincials

Posted on 06 June 2018 by Contributor | Comments (0)

ANDREW WALMSLEY, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR On Wednesday evening the F.P. Walshe Flyers hosted Chinook Coyotes in the Tier 2 high school girls rugby zone semifinal. The game took on added importance as both teams knew the winner would book a trip to provincials next Friday and Saturday, June 8-9, in Calgary. The winner would also take…Continue Reading

Photo Albums Added

Fort Macleod Skating Club held its annual carnival March 17 with the theme, ‘Under the Sea.' Here are some images.

Macleod Gazette editor Frank McTighe captured some of the action at the Fort Macleod Curling Club's ladies bonspiel.


Was ABC right to fire Roseanne Barr and drop her sitcom ‘Roseanne' from its programming in response to her Twitter comment about Valerie Jarrett, an African-American woman who was a senior adviser to former U.S. President Barack Obama?